In My Mailbox [3]

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Every week I’d share the books I received that week… ones I’d bought, or gotten at the library, and ones that I’d receive to review on the blog. That way I could mention titles that might not otherwise get some face-time on The Story Siren.

In My Mailbox is a great way for bloggers to socialize and network their blogs, it’s also a great way for bloggers to share upcoming releases! – excerpt from The Story Siren website


HB/PB Grabs

I really can’t get enough of The Queen’s Thief series!!! Megan Whalen Turner certainly has a fan in me. πŸ™‚

Sophos, under the guidance of yet another tutor, practices his swordplay and strategizes escape scenarios should his father’s villa come under attack. How would he save his mother? His sisters? Himself? Could he reach the horses in time? Where would he go? But nothing prepares him for the day armed men, silent as thieves, swarm the villa courtyard ready to kill, to capture, to kidnap. Sophos, the heir to the throne of Sounis, disappears without a trace.
In Attolia, Eugenides, the new and unlikely king, has never stopped wondering what happened to Sophos. Nor has the Queen of Eddis. They send spies. They pay informants. They appeal to the gods. But as time goes by, it becomes less and less certain that they will ever see their friend alive again.
Across the small peninsula battles are fought, bribes are offered, and conspiracies are set in motion. Darkening the horizon, the Mede Empire threatens, always, from across the sea. And Sophos, anonymous and alone, bides his time. Sophos, drawing on his memories of Gen, Pol, the Magus and Eddis, sets out on an adventure that will change all of their lives forever.

NetGalley Grabs


Can you imagine this is available in NetGalley?!! I love Dystopia!

Sixteen-year-old Neva has been trapped since birth. She was born and raised under the Protectosphere, in an isolated nation ruled by fear, lies, and xenophobia. A shield “protects” them from the outside world, but also locks the citizens inside. But there’s nothing left on the outside, ever since the world collapsed from violent warfare. Or so the government says…

Neva and her best friend Sanna believe the government is lying and stage a “dark party” to recruit members for their underground rebellion. But as Neva begins to uncover the truth, she realizes she must question everything she’s ever known, including the people she loves the most.

Ebook Grabs

I had a lot of ebooks this week, many thanks to my GR and RAK friends! You guys are amazing!

I only highlighted here those that i could not wait to read. πŸ™‚

Urban Fantasy

Personal Demons by Lisa Desrochers (Thank you to my GR friend,Β Mel for the copy!)Β 



Feed by Mira Grant (Thank you to my GR friend,Β Diane for the copy!)Β 


Realistic Teen Romance

13 Little Blue Envelopes by Maureen Johnson


Have you read some of them? Which do you recommend i read first? πŸ™‚



.: maria :.

β€œgiving up is the ultimate tragedy.”


14 thoughts on “In My Mailbox [3]

  1. Pingback: TGIF [1] « reading is the ultimate aphrodisiac.

  2. I just got a copy of Feed too, I’m really looking forward to reading it. I definitely recommend reading 13 Little Blue Envelopes – and then the recently released sequel! I actually liked the sequel a lot more.

  3. Awesome selection of books! I have to give another vote for 13 Little Blue Envelopes! It and the sequel are both amazing.

    Thanks for stopping by my post!

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